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    The Upper New York Conference of The United Methodist Church

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    As detailed during the Upper New York Conference leadership report, it has been discerned that the most important thing the Conference must do is increase leadership capacity. The brochure below supports and details the rollout of this new, clear vision. 

    To learn more about the Leadership Academy, click here.
    To read further about the Competencies, click here

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    With more than 134,000 members, the Upper New York Annual (Regional) Conference of The United Methodist Church comprises 865 local churches and 85 new faith communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our mission is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."